Famous People Born in August 1935

  • Aug 1 Geoff Pullar, cricketer (England opening batsman late 50's early 60's)
  • Aug 2 Brian Wolfson, British CEO (Wembley Stadium Ltd), born in Merseyside (d. 2007)
  • Aug 2 Derek Anthony Enright, politician
  • Aug 2 John MacIvor Perkins, composer
  • Aug 3 Georgy Shonin, Soviet cosmonaut (Soyuz 6), born in Odessa, Ukraine (d. 1997)
  • Aug 3 Richard D Lamm, (Gov-D-Colo)
  • Aug 3 Vic Vogel, Canadian pianist, composer and bandleader
  • Aug 5 John McCartan, ice hockey player (Oly-gold-60), born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • Aug 5 John Saxon, actor (Bees, Nightmare on Elm St, Electric Horseman), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 5 Zakes Mokae, actor (Comedians), born in Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Aug 7 Rahsaan Roland Kirk, American jazz multi-instrumentalist (Bright Moments, The Case of the 3 Sided Dream in Audio Color) born in Columbus, Ohio (d. 1977)
  • Aug 8 Ron Marlenee, (Rep-R-MT, 1977- )
  • Aug 8 Sandy Horn, lesbian activist
  • Aug 8 Donald P. Bellisario, American television producer
  • Aug 8 John Laws, Australia radio personality
  • Aug 9 George S Leotsakos, composer
  • Aug 10 Giya Alexandrovich Kancheli, Georgian composer (Night Prayers)
  • Aug 10 Jerrie Anthony Hulme, British major-general
  • Aug 12 Karl Mickel, German writer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 2000)
  • Aug 12 John Cazale, Italian-American actor (d. 1978)
  • Aug 13 Rod Hull, British entertainer, born on Isle of Sheppey, Kent (d. 1999)
  • Aug 13 Mudcat Grant, American baseball player
  • Aug 15 Abby Dalton, actress (Joey Bishop Show), born in Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Aug 15 Jim Dale, English actor, director and singer (Barnum, My One & Only), born in Rothwell, England
  • Aug 15 Vernon Eulion Jordan Jr, American civil rights activist (National Urban League), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Aug 16 Betsy von Furstenberg, Nelheim Ger, actress (Machine Calls it Murder)
  • Aug 16 Andreas Stamatiadis, Greek footballer and coach
  • Aug 17 Oleg Tabakov, Russian actor
  • Aug 18 Gail Fisher, actress (Peggy-Mannix), born in Orange, New Jersey
  • Aug 18 Lajos Papp, Hungarian composer, born in Debrecen
  • Aug 18 Rafer Johnson, decathlete (Olympics gold 1960), born in Hillsboro Texas
  • Aug 18 Howard Morrison, New Zealand entertainer, born in Rotorua, New Zealand (d. 2009)
  • Aug 19 Bobby Richardson, SC, 2nd baseman (NY Yankees)
  • Aug 19 F Story Musgrave, MD/astronaut (STS 6, 51-F, 33, 44, 61, 80), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Aug 19 Alan Baker, British Mathematician and winner of the Fields Medal (1970) for his work on transcendental number theory, born in London, England
  • Aug 20 Charles Shere, composer
  • Aug 20 J J Malone, US soul singer (It's a shame)
  • Aug 20 Justin Tubb, country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Aug 20 Ron Paul, US Congressman, 1988 and 2008 presidential candidate
  • Aug 21 Ken Taylor, English cricketer (England opening batsman three times 1959-64), born in Huddersfield, Yorkshire
  • Aug 22 Morton Dean, American TV newscaster (CBS, ABC), born in Fall River, Massachusetts
  • Aug 22 Richard W Howard, 400m hurdler (Olympic bronze 1960), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Aug 22 E. Annie Proulx, American author (Postcards), born in Norwich, Connecticut
  • Aug 23 Brendan Jackson, British air marshal
  • Aug 23 Loren Rush, American composer, born in Richmond, California
  • Aug 23 Roy Strong, writer/art historian/director (Victoria & Albert Museum)
  • Aug 25 Lones Wigger, shooter (Oly-gold/silver-1964, 72), born in Great Falls, Montana
  • Aug 25 Charles Wright, American poet (Black Zodiac), born in Pickwick Dam, Tennessee
  • Aug 26 Cornelis B Vaandrager, [Cor Vaan], Dut poet (Long Live Joop Massaker)
  • Aug 26 Geraldine Ferraro, (Rep-D-NY) 1st female dem VP candidate (1984)
  • Aug 27 Frank Yablans, American writer (North Dallas Forty), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 27 Michael Holroyd, author
  • Aug 27 Ernie Broglio, American baseball player
  • Aug 28 Gilles Rocheleau, French Canadian politician (d. 1998)
  • Aug 29 Hugo Brandt Corstius, Dutch essayist/mathematician
  • Aug 29 William Friedkin, American director, producer, writer (The Exorcist, The French Connection), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Aug 30 John Phillips, singer/guitarist (Mama & Papas-California Dreaming)
  • Aug 31 Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther turned Republican
  • Aug 31 Frank Robinson, American baseball player and manager (MVP 1961-NL 1966-AL), born in Beaumont, Texas